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The Prefontaine Classic is back on top of the IAAF Diamond League podium

The Prefontaine Classic is back on top of the IAAF Diamond League podium

Christopher Kelsall September 16, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The Prefontaine Classic is back on top of the IAAF Diamond League podium.  For the second time in four years, the iconic American meet is at the top of the rankings calculated by All-Athletics.com,

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Genevieve Lalonde’s 3,000m steeplechase record

Genevieve Lalonde’s 3,000m steeplechase record

Christopher Kelsall May 29, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated  On Saturday, Moncton’s Genevieve Lalonde broke the Canadian 3,000-metre steeplechase record, during the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League track meet that took place in Portland, Oregon. She crossed the

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British Legend Mo Farah Seeks Fast Time in Pre Classic 10k

British Legend Mo Farah Seeks Fast Time in Pre Classic 10k

Christopher Kelsall May 26, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic Mo Farah will add to his incredible legacy as one of the all-time distance greats by headlining a loaded 10,000-meter field at the Prefontaine Classic. For the sixth-straight year there will be no admission

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Schippers Anchors Incredible Pre Classic Women’s 200m event

Schippers Anchors Incredible Pre Classic Women’s 200m event

Christopher Kelsall May 25, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The Prefontaine Classic has one of its best catches in the women’s 200 meters – the World Champion–and its best and most unique half-lap field in history. It is a dream matchup that a

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Pre Classic Men’s 110 Hurdles Ready to Cook Again

Pre Classic Men’s 110 Hurdles Ready to Cook Again

Christopher Kelsall May 23, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic American Jarret Eaton, 26, is in the midst of his best year ever.  A former NCAA Indoor champion while at Syracuse, Eaton won his first U.S. title indoors in Portland in March, then

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New Stars to Battle Experience in Dynamic Pre Classic 400 Hurdles

New Stars to Battle Experience in Dynamic Pre Classic 400 Hurdles

Christopher Kelsall May 23, 2016 0

Prefonataine Classic Two athletes who came out of nowhere to earn their first major medals will be surrounded by four multiple medalists in the Prefontaine Classic men’s 400-meter hurdles. The race features athletes who collectively are

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More Gold than Ever in Pre Classic’s Bowerman Mile

More Gold than Ever in Pre Classic’s Bowerman Mile

Christopher Kelsall May 9, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The best mile race in the world is set for the Prefontaine Classic, as the Bowerman Mile will feature a record five Olympic or World gold medalists in its best field in history. The

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Felix, Richards-Ross Lead Pre Classic’s Best-Ever Women’s 400m

Felix, Richards-Ross Lead Pre Classic’s Best-Ever Women’s 400m

Christopher Kelsall April 25, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic Allyson Felix and Sanya Richards-Ross are among America’s most decorated athletes and their road to more Olympic gold begins at the Prefontaine Classic in the women’s 400 meters. The race will be the

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Simpson, Rowbury Begin a New Chapter in Pre Classic Women’s 1500

Simpson, Rowbury Begin a New Chapter in Pre Classic Women’s 1500

Christopher Kelsall April 13, 2016 0

Prefonataine Classic Jenny Simpson and Shannon Rowbury have one of America’s most intense rivalries and their recordbook writing will take on an Olympic theme in the women’s 1500 meters at the Prefontaine Classic. The fans will

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Gold Medalists Lead Hammer’s Return to Pre Classic

Gold Medalists Lead Hammer’s Return to Pre Classic

Christopher Kelsall April 11, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The men’s hammer throw returns to the Prefontaine Classic after a hiatus of 11 years in what will be the event’s best collection of talent on U.S. soil since the 1996 Olympic Games

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